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SSE plc generates, transmits, distributes, and supplies electricity in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It also produces, stores, distributes, and supplies natural gas. The company generates electricity from gas, oil, coal, water, and wind. It operates in three segments: Networks, Retail, and Wholesale. The company’s electricity networks transmit and distribute electricity to approximately 3.7 million businesses, offices, and homes through approximately 130,000 kilometers of overhead lines and underground cables; and gas networks distribute gas to approximately 5.7 million homes, offices, and businesses through 75,000 kilometers of gas mains. It also supplies electricity and gas to approximately 9.1 million households and businesses under SSE, Scottish Hydro, Southern Electric, SWALEC, Atlantic, and Airtricity brands. The company owned or had an ownership interest in approximately 11,665 megawatts of generation capacity. In addition, it provides street and highway lighting; designs, builds, owns, and operates networks for electricity, gas, water, and heat; network capacity, bandwidth, and data center services through 13,700 kilometers of fiber optic cable, leased lit fiber, microwave radio networks, as well as 17 data centers; and water and sewerage services. Further, the company offers energy-related products and services, including home services, such as gas boiler, central heating and wiring maintenance and installation, telephone line rental, calls and broadband services; supplying, installing, maintaining, and reading meters in the household, commercial, industrial, and generation sectors; and domestic, commercial, and industrial mechanical and electrical contracting, and electrical and instrumentation engineering services. Additionally, it is involved in electricity generation, energy portfolio management, and gas production and storage activities. SSE plc is based in Perth, the United Kingdom.

19,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/12/14

sse plc (SSE) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of Manageme...
Total Annual Compensation: 702.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

sse plc (SSE) Key Developments

SSE plc Provides Earnings Guidance for 2014-15

SSE plc provided earnings guidance for 2014/15. For the year, the company’s adjusted earnings per share will be around the level achieved in 2013/14.

SSE Plc Appoints Mark Mathieson as Managing Director, Distribution

SSE Plc announced that Colin Nicol, previously Lead Director of Generation Development, has been appointed Managing Director, Distribution. He will be responsible for leading the company's electricity distribution businesses. Mark Mathieson, who was first appointed Director of Distribution in 2005, is leaving SSE.

SSE plc Announces Executive Changes

SSE plc reported that director Richard Gillingwater will be named Deputy Chairman of the company on January 1, 2015. Gillingwater will also replace Lord Smith of Kelvin as chairman, subject to being re-elected to the board. Lord Smith will step down from the board on January 1, 2016 and will be supported by Gillingwater in ensuring that the Board operates effectively as it addresses the particular operational, market and financial issues that SSE will face in 2015. Gillingwater has been a non-executive director since 2007, and was made a senior independent director in 2012. He will continue his duties as senior independent director and chair of Remuneration Committee. He is presently the chairman of Henderson Group plc. Prior to this he worked with Credit Suisse First Boston, and The Cass Business School.


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